Tuesday, October 1, 2019

MORE AUTUMN DECOR PICS....








THANK YOU TO ALL THAT
VISITED MY UPDATE YESTERDAY!
I APPRECIATE THOSE THAT PURCHASED
FROM ME SO MUCH!

HERE ARE A FEW PICS OF OUR HALLWAY.


Sunday, September 29, 2019

A PEEK AT MY OFFERINGS...

TOMORROW MORNING 
SEPTEMBER 30TH
AT 9 AM CENTRAL
ON MY PICTURETRAIL.



Tuesday, September 24, 2019

SOME FALL DECOR PICS......


A FEW PICS I HOPE YOU ENJOY!
WILL HAVE A FEW MORE SOON.






 




Friday, September 13, 2019

PATTERN SALE!


THREE DAYS ONLY. 
I EMAIL THE PATTERNS AFTER PURCHASE.
IF ANY QUESTIONS PLEASE EMAIL ME.



UNTIL NEXT TIME.....LORI

Sunday, September 1, 2019

WELCOME SEPTEMBER......


ITS BEEN VERY COOL HERE, IN THE FORTIES AT NIGHT AND 
SIXTIES TO SEVENTY DURING THE DAY. IT FEELS LIKE
FALL ALREADY! I’VE ONLY PUT THIS VIGNETTE UP SO
FAR BUT WILL PROBABLY START PUTTING MORE
OUT THIS WEEK.  


I AM PLANNING ON DOING AN AUTUMN
UPDATE ON MY PICTURETRAIL SOME TIME
IN SEPTEMBER.  I CUT A BUNCH OF YUMMY
WOOLY WORMS IN AUTUMN COLORS TO
HOOK SOME SMALL RUGS I’LL BE OFFERING.
ALWAYS LOTS FOR ME TO 
GET DONE AROUND HERE AND BE A 
CAREGIVER TO HUBBY BUT I WILL
DO MY BEST TO GET MY OFFERINGS DONE IN
TIME TO BE ENJOYED THIS FALL SEASON.
STAY TUNED FOR A FUTURE DATE AND TIME.

HAVE A WONDERFUL FIRST DAY OF SEPTEMBER 
AND LET US COUNT OUR BLESSINGS DAILY. 

UNTIL NEXT TIME.....LORI


Tuesday, August 6, 2019

ANTIQUE FLAG RUG FINISHED!


ABOVE IS ANTIQUE FLAG RUG BY
MARIA BARTON.
I HOOKED IT WITH MOST OF
THE WOOLS FROM MY OLD GLORY RUG
I HOOKED BEFORE THE ANTIQUE FLAG.


LOVE HOW THEY LOOK TOGETHER!


HERE’S MY AMERICANA HALLWAY.


UNTIL NEXT TIME....LORI


Saturday, August 3, 2019

ANTIQUE FLAG RUG PROGRESS...


ROUNDED MY THIRD CORNER.
I AM WORKING ON THE SECOND LONG
SIDE RIGHT NOW. HAD TO CUT MORE
 BLACKS TODAY BEFORE 
I COULD CONTINUE.
THE WHOLE RUG IS IN 8.5 CUTS.
ONLY HAVE SEVEN MORE OF 
THE TONGUE THINGS LEFT NOW.

UNTIL NEXT TIME.....LORI

Thursday, August 1, 2019

ANOTHER FLAG RUG....


ANTIQUE FLAG
BY MARIA BARTON 
OF STAR RUG COMPANY.

I STARTED HOOKING IT LAST WEEK.
I THINK IT WILL BE A 
NICE COMPANION TO MY 
OLD GLORY RUG.
I’M USING A LOT OF THE SAME WOOLS.

ZOE SEEMS TO LIKE IT! 

UNTIL NEXT TIME.....LORI

Friday, July 26, 2019

FRAMED SAMPLER FOR SALE.....




LUCINDA BECK
REPRODUCTION OF AN ANTIQUE SAMPLER
STITCHED BY ME FOR OUR HOME.
MEASURES 16” x 18-1/4” ON OUTSIDE OF FRAME.
BROWN PAPER BACKING AND SAWTOOTH HANGER.
NO GLASS. STITCHED IN BLUES AND BROWNS
 ON EVEN-WEAVE AND AGED. 
 PINE FRAME PAINTED BLACK AND AGED.

KINDLY ASKING $125.00 PLUS TRAVEL FARE.

  DOWNSIZING A FEW THINGS 
SO AM PARTING WITH IT.  
USA ONLY PLEASE.
I ACCEPT PAYPAL.
TO PURCHASE EMAIL ME AT

UNTIL NEXT TIME......LORI


Friday, July 12, 2019

LITTLE QUILT


JUST FINISHED HAND QUILTING, BINDING AND 
HANGING MY SMALL QUILT.  IT’S IN THE 
HALLWAY SO LIGHTING IS NOT THE BEST FOR
PICS BUT THOUGHT I’D SHARE IT.
I LIKE HOW IT LOOKS WITH MY LITTLE ANTIQUE 
DRESSES AND OLD 48 STAR FLAG.




UNTIL NEXT TIME......LORI



Friday, July 5, 2019

Small Quilt Top


I AM STILL IN THE AMERICANA COLORS 
FRAME OF MIND SO MADE THIS SMALL 
QUILT TO HAND QUILT FOR OUR HOME.
I AM NOT SURE YET HOW I WILL QUILT IT 
BUT I HOPE TO GET IT LAYERED AND
HAND BASTED THIS EVENING SO I CAN
GET TO QUILTING IT.  I HAVE A SPOT
ON THE WALL IN OUR HALLWAY IN
MIND FOR IT.  I WILL SHOW YOU WHEN IT
IS DONE AND HANGING.

HOPE EVERYONE HAS A GREAT WEEKEND.
GUESS YOU KNOW WHAT I WILL BE 
UP TO!

UNTIL NEXT TIME......LORI


Monday, July 1, 2019

HAPPY JULY FIRST!



I FINISHED MY OLD GLORY RUG!


I AM PLEASED WITH HOW IT CAME OUT.
UNTIL NEXT TIME.....LORI




Friday, June 28, 2019

OLD GLORY RUG


I AM JUST ABOUT DONE WITH MY 
OLD GLORY RUG!  INSPIRED BY A 
RUG BY MY FRIEND KELLEY BELFAST.
I LOVE HOW IT IS COMING OUT.
THE TRIANGLE BORDERS ADD SO
MUCH I THINK.  I AM ON THE 
LAST BORDER NOW SO MAYBE 
I WILL GET IT DONE FOR 
INDEPENDENCE DAY!

UNTIL NEXT TIME......LORI

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

NEW CROSS STITCH PATTERN......


I HAVE A NEW CROSS STITCH PATTERN
READY FOR PURCHASE ON MY 
PICTURETRAIL!  
IT'S CALLED 1776 PATRIOTIC EAGLE
AND IS A NICE COMPLIMENT TO MY
PATRIOTIC EAGLES QUILT.
TO PURCHASE PLEASE VISIT
MY PICTURETRAIL.


OR IF PREFERRED CONTACT ME
THROUGH EMAIL AND I CAN
SEND AN INVOICE.


UNTIL NEXT TIME.....LORI




Tuesday, May 28, 2019

TINA’S HAVING A PATTERN SALE!


MY FRIEND TINA WOLTMAN IS HAVING A 
CROSS STITCH PATTERN SALE ON HER  
PICTURETRAIL! GET YOURS BEFORE HER 
SALE ENDS!!


UNTIL NEXT TIME......LORI

Sunday, May 19, 2019

NEW PILLOW COVERS


RAINY DAY YESTERDAY SO I DECIDED TO MAKE
SOME BROWN HOMESPUN PILLOW COVERS
FOR MY BED
I’VE BEEN WANTING TO GET TO.  VERY SIMPLE 
AND QUICK. 





RAINING AGAIN TODAY AND THINGS
ARE FINALLY GREENING UP HERE.
HAVE A WONDERFUL DAY!

UNTIL NEXT TIME......LORI

Sunday, May 12, 2019

I'M HAVING AN AMERICANA SALE!


I'VE BEEN WORKING HARD ON SOME
HANDMADE GOODIES TO OFFER.
HERE ARE A COUPLE OF DIFFERENT 
HANGING BAGS. BOTH CROSS 
STITCH DESIGNS ARE BY MY FRIEND 
TINA WOLTMAN. 
THE ONE BELOW HAS A WOOL
STAR AND LETTERS ALONG
WITH THE CROSS STITCHED 1776.



ALSO HAVE A COUPLE LITTLE 
PRIMITIVE HOOKED MATS.
LOVE HOW THESE CAME OUT!


TWO CROSS STITCH PINKEEPS
DESIGNED BY TINA WOLTMAN.


SET OF FRAMED CROSS STITCH DESIGNED
BY ME AND IN SMALL VINTAGE FRAMES.
TINY, TINY STITCHES ON 40 COUNT LINEN!


I HAVE SIX NEW BIRDS TO OFFER. 
COTTON WITH WOOL WINGS.



I HAVE THREE QUILTS TO OFFER.
ALL HAND QUILTED BY ME.
THIS PATTERN IS BY LITTLE QUILTS.
LOVE THIS SWEET LITTLE DOLL QUILT! 
IT LOOKS SO OLD!


THIS LITTLE FLAG QUILT IS ALSO A DESIGN
BY LITTLE QUILTS BUT I'VE ADDED AN
EAGLE FROM MY PATRIOTIC EAGLES
QUILT PATTERN. LOVE, LOVE HOW THIS
CAME OUT!


THIS IS A FUN LITTLE FRIENDSHIP
QUILT WITH COLORS PERFECT FOR
THE PATRIOTIC HOLIDAYS! SWEET LITTLE
GIRL NAMES EMBROIDERED ON SOME
OF THE BLOCKS. I MADE THIS ONE A 
LITTLE WHILE AGO AND DON'T REMEMBER
THE DESIGNER.


I ALSO HAVE A COUPLE OF OLD THINGS
TO OFFER. A PANTRY BOX WITH NICE 
PATINA AND A BUTTER PRESS ALSO WITH
NICE PATINA. BOTH IN GOOD CONDITION 
FOR AGE.


PLEASE JOIN ME TOMORROW,
(MONDAY MAY 13TH) AT 9:30 AM
CENTRAL TIME ON MY PICTURETRAIL.
THE SALE ALBUM WILL BE CLOSED 
UNTIL THEN. NO PASSWORD WILL 
BE NEEDED.  ALL THE INFO AND MORE
PICTURES WILL BE AVAILABLE.


WISHING ALL THE MOTHER'S A 
BLESSED MOTHER'S DAY!
UNTIL TOMORROW.....LORI